LifeNaut was featured in April 2013 issue of Cyronics magazine titled, “Alternatives for Very Long-Term Storage of Personal Information & Materials”. Below is an excerpt and link to full article in PDF format: An important consideration for many cryonicists and other immortalists is the long-term storage of information and materials such as audio and video […]
“Helping people to come together around the building of an online biography and avatar about someone they care about,very cool! I Imagine bringing back my favorite great grandfather or auntie back to virtual life, using family history, old photos, videos and other digital reflections for sharing with future generations.”
“ Helping people to come together around the building of an online biography and avatar about someone they care about can be fun! Imagine bringing your favorite great grandfather or auntie back to virtual life, using family history, old photos, videos and other digital reflections about the person and sharing with future generations to come. “
Bruce Duncan, Managing Director, Terasem Movement Foundation Inc.
Another example of how preparing your digital reflections by building a “mindfile” is becoming more mainstream everyday.
LifeNaut and Bina48 will be featured in an episode of Planet Green’s newest (Discovery Channel) series “Dean of Invention”. Dean Kamen inventor of the Segway and other technologies chose the LifeNaut project as story in this cutting edge television series on the latest developments in today’s technology sector. The series airs on Friday, October 21 […]
By Virginia Prescott on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. A Word Of Mouth first: an interview with a robot. Not your typical movie star robot with an all-knowing brain or one that talks in squalks. Bina 48 isn’t made of gleaming metal, and has no body. Just a neck and head that looks uncannily human; with […]
Source: “Making Friends With A Robot Named Bina48” on the New York Times Published: July 4th, 2010 by Amy Harmon The reporter Amy Harmon talking to Bina48. Bristol, VT. — Ten minutes into my interview with the robot known as Bina48, I longed to shut her down. She was evasive, for one thing. When I […]